Brooklyn Congressman Announces Drive To Toughen Federal Bias Crime Laws

Richie Pérez Papers, 1918-2006

Press release about Charles Schumer announcing his hate crimes bill, which would increase the sentencing for any Federal crimes motivated by racial, religious, ethnic or gender bias or hatred.


Date
January 17, 1992, Date accepted
Creator
Richie Pérez
Language
English
Document Type
Document: other
Identifier
RiPe_b20_f09_0011_pg01
Related Keywords
Legislation, Racism, Discrimination, Violence, Prisons, Criminal Justice System, Law
Individuals or Organizations Mentioned
Charles Schumer, United States. Congress, Martin Luther King, Jr.
Related Places
Brooklyn (is referenced), Washington, DC (is referenced)
Citation
Richie Pérez Papers, 1918-2006. Brooklyn Congressman Announces Drive To Toughen Federal Bias Crime Laws: RiPe_b20_f09_0011_pg01. Center for Puerto Rican Studies Library & Archives, Hunter College, CUNY. Web. 10 Aug 2020.
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